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Praktische Hinweise für Flüchtlinge und Flüchtlingshelfer - Help and contacts for Refugees

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A lot of people and organisations take part in the refugee assistance. This list only contains organisations that are directly in touch with refugees. These offers are not only provided by volunteers, also full-time employees.

 

Refugee Service

 

The refugee service is a contact point for refugees. They help you with problems and questions and also connect you with other contact points. You can call them during their opening hours, visit them or write an E-Mail. There are nine people working voluntarily in the refugee service.

 

Opening hours

Monday 3pm – 5pm

Thursday 2pm – 4pm

 

Contact

Am Hexenturm 10

Zimmer B3

65510 Idstein

Tel. 06126 – 78289

E-Mail: fluechtlingshilfeidstein(at)gmx(dot)de

 

Refugee Office

 

The refugee service is a contact point for refugees. They help you with problems and questions and also connect you with other contact points. You can call them during their opening hours, visit them or write an E-Mail. There are nine people working voluntarily in the refugee service.

 

Opening hours

Monday          3 pm – 5 pm
Thursday        2 pm – 4 pm

 

Contact

Am Hexenturm 10

Zimmer B3

65510 Idstein

Tel. 06126 – 78289

E-Mail: fluechtlingshilfeidstein(at)gmx(dot)de

 

Kleiderkammer (Clothes Offering)

 

The catholic and protestant “Kleiderkammer” exists for over 20 years. It is open for anyone who needs support.

Opening hours

Every 4th Thursday of the month 3pm – 5pm

 

Adress

LWV Kalmenhofgelände
Veitenmühlweg 10

Elfriede Michel    06126-52560
Uschi Busse        06126-51513

 

Kostbar/Recyclebar

 

The kostbaR is structured in three parts: secondhand store for child’s clothing, a sewing center and the recyclebaR. The secondhand store sells a lot of things for babies and children including clothes (upt to size 146), toys, strollers and books. Any donations are welcome. In the sewing center new articles – such as oven mitts and hand bags – are produced from donated fabrics and old clothings.

The recyclebaR is a place to repair bikes donated by fellow citizens. Those bikes are not fit to drive anymore and need to be refitted.

Contact

Black-und-Decker-Straße 28

65510 Idstein

Telephone: 06126-9580686

Opening hours

Monday - Thursday

9.30am – 12.30pm

 

RePair Café

 

RePair Cafés are voluntary meetings where all members can fix there items. You can do that for yourself or in groups. The place were those meetings take part offer a big variety of tools and material for any kind of repair for example clothing, furniture, electronic devices, bikes, toys and more.

Opening hours

The last Saturday of a month (except December) from 10 am to 1 pm

Adress

Repair Café Idstein
Haus der älteren Mitbürger
Schulgasse 7
65510 Idstein

 

More information you can find on the Repair Café homepage.

 

Pregnancy ServicePublic Library

 

The public library of Idstein provides over 30.000 medias that you can check online. You can borrow those medias for free for 3 weeks by showing your ID.

 

Opening hours

Tuesday to Friday

Saturday

Monday

10 am – 1 pm and 3 pm – 6 pm

10 am – 1 pm

closed

 

Adress

Löherplatz 15/ City Hall
65510 Idstein
Telephone 06126-988588
E-Mail: stadbuecherei(at)idstein(dot).de

 

For more information please visit the homepage of Idstein.

 

Tafel (Food bank)

 

The food bank collects any kind of food and gives it to people in need. Also refugees can go there to pick up food. You get everything for free or for a little symbolic amount of money.

Opening hours

Thursday 1:30 - 4:30 pm

Adress 

Idsteiner Tafel
Schulgasse 7
65510 Idstein
Telephone: 06126-9519513

 

Family-Café

 

The “Geburtshaus” offers free meetings every Wednesday from 9 am to 11.30 am that are supervised by three midwives. Once a month a consultant visits and talk about important topic that relate to the first year of a child’s life.

 

Adress

Geburtshaus Idstein
Weiherwiese 38
65510 Idstein